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The Latest On: Grizzly Bears

January 8, 2018 | Legal Document

Motion for Summary Judgement Yellowstone Grizzlies

Motion for Summary Judgement NORTHERN CHEYENNE TRIBE, SIERRA CLUB, CENTER FOR BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY and NATIONAL PARKS CONSERVATION ASSOCIATION, , vs. RYAN ZINKE, Secretary of the Interior; GREG SHEEHAN, Acting Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service; HILARY COOLEY, Grizzly Bear Recovery Coordinator; and U.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE

January 4, 2018 | In the News: High Country News

Courts Challenge a Piecemeal Approach to Species Recovery

Tim Preso, Managing Attorney, Earthjustice: “The ruling was significant because it called into question the service's standard blueprint for dealing with these large-scale listings of species like grizzly bears and wolves that were listed throughout the Lower 48 at one time.”

November 13, 2017 | Blog Post

Grizzlies ‘Saved His Life’ and Now He Fights To Save Theirs

After naturalist and author Doug Peacock served two tours as a Green Beret medic in Vietnam, he went into the American wilderness to confront his demons. There, he closely observed grizzlies across the west—an experience he says “saved his life.” Over the past five decades, Peacock has strived to pay back grizzlies by advocating for protections and documenting their struggles to survive.

August 30, 2017 | Legal Document

Yellowstone Grizzly Bear Delisting Complaint

Plaintiffs in this case challenge the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's decision to designate grizzly bears around the Yellowstone National Park a distinct population segment and remove them from list of threatened species under the Endangered Species Act. 


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